Tag: Muhammadu Buhari

Telecommunication services have been shut down in Katsina State

Telecommunication services have been shut down in Katsina State. At least 13 Local Government Areas are affected by the development which may not be unconnected with the ongoing security operations against bandits in the North West. The affected LGAs are Sabuwa, Faskari, Dandume, Batsari, Danmusa, Kankara, Jibia, Safana, Dutsin-Ma and[Read More…]

Buhari begs Nigerian graduates to apply for ‘20,000’ UNDP Partnership Jobs

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday urged Nigerian graduates to apply for the Jubilee Fellows Programme. The programme, a Federal Government initiative in partnership with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), aims to place 20,000 skilled young Nigerian graduates (under the age of 30) into jobs in private and public sector organizations[Read More…]

PDP says Buhari “is already a failure”

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Friday said President Muhammadu Buhari “is already a failure. The party stated this while reacting to a comment made by President Buhari that he will not leave office a failure. In a statement signed by its spokesman, Kola Ologbondiyan, spokesman he PDP maintained that President[Read More…]

Buhari has arrived in Kano for the wedding ceremony of his son, Yusuf Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has Friday, arrived in Kano for the wedding ceremony of his son, Yusuf Buhari. This is according to a brief statement by his media aide, Bashir Ahmad. Yusuf is getting married to Zahra Bayero, the daughter of Nasiru Ado Bayero, the Emir of Bichi in Kano State[Read More…]

Buhari says Nigeria lost an estimated $50billion worth of investments in 10 years

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday in Abuja said Nigeria lost an estimated $50billion worth of investments in 10 years. This, according to him, was a result of the uncertainty of the non-passage of the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB), lack of progress and stagnation in the petroleum industry. In his remarks[Read More…]

Buhari has arrived in the country after a two-week medical sojourn to the United Kingdom

President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived in the country after a two-week trip to the United Kingdom, while he was in the UK, Nigerian Doctors across the country have been on strike while he also spent time visiting his doctors in England. He touched down at the Presidential Wing of the[Read More…]

60 dead as Cholera Outbreak hits Katsina communities, Buhari home state

At least sixty persons lost have their lives across many communities in Katsina State following the outbreak of cholera in the state.  The state Commissioner for Health, Yakubu Danja disclosed this on Saturday during the 2021 Annual General Meeting of the State chapter of Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) held in[Read More…]

Buhari hail security agencies for Nnamdi Kanu’s arrests and Sunday Igboho’s raid – vows not to condone any attempt to undermine Nigeria’s unity

The Presidency on Tuesday praised the nation’s security agencies for their collaboration in the operations that led to the arrest of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu and the raid on the home of Yoruba secessionist agitator, Sunday Adeyemo, alias Sunday Igboho.  A statement issued[Read More…]

Cheta Nwanze: Young Igbo boys are being killed in the South-East

I think we’ve spent way too much time talking about Nnamdi Kanu. Let’s be honest, the man was bad for ndi Igbo. His methods won us less friends, and his vitriol enabled the worst of us to pass off as the face of ndi Igbo. He has met a predictable[Read More…]

Buhari pleads with Niger Delta Militants, says fresh threats unnecessary

President Muhammadu Buhari has reacted to the threat of the Niger Delta Avengers to resume hostilities. In a statement on Saturday, the group accused the Federal Government of failing to meet its demand. The militant group, which announced the launch of “Operation Humble”, vowed to attack oil installations and hit[Read More…]